FF:VIC Wii, PSP or XBox 360...

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  1. Jedi_Knight88 Jedi Master

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    OK...

    I'm having a little crisis here- I NEED A CONSOLE, my dear old GeForce 2 just isn't, uh, cutting it any more. *cough*

    I want a PSP. However, Wiis look pretty darn cool, and they're cheaper than the PS3 (which I have gathered will be at $999 when released on March 23rd.)

    BUT...the Force Unleashed has been confirmed for every other platform BUT the Wii (even the DS!) and I really really really really want that game.

    WHAT DO I DO?!!!!

  2. Ree Force Ghost

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    Jan 25, 2005
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    If you buy a Wii there may not be as many Star Wars games compatable. Go X-box or the 360- but then again I'm biased because I have an x-box:p But X-box get the coolest games!
  3. Jedi_Knight88 Jedi Master

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    XBox 360 definitely has the better graphics- so probably a 360 or a PS3 would really do Force Unleashed justice...but there's that cool motion thing with the Wii...and PSP has Lethal Alliance and Lego Star Wars II. But at least with the 360 you can assured that some cool games will definitely come out on it.
  4. HawkNC Former RSA: Oceania

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    I'd go the Wii, but that's more because it's about half the price of the other ones and just seems cooler. :p
  5. Ree Force Ghost

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    I am so confused by how popular Star Wars Lego is...I just don't get it:p
  6. Jedi_Knight88 Jedi Master

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    You can mix and match Darth Vader's helmet with Leia's bikini! ;)

    And I think...I think I shall get this XBox 360. After I convince myself that it's a better investment than a semester of Arts HECS.
  7. Ree Force Ghost

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    That doesn't matter... HECS you can pay later when you start working...so you can buy an x box 360 now:p
  8. Koroshiya_keefu Jedi Knight

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    Oh Daph! I'm totally the person to ask this question...

    As people have said, get a 360. You'll get the most bang for your buck... You'll also future proof yourself for terribly AWESOME games that are coming in the future... Also, deffo get on Xbox Live and get into the community! Much fun to be had...

    The Wii is the other obvious choice, but alas, it is a dead weight at the moment, with NOTHING good on it except for Zelda, and the future is bleak for now (Mario being delayed, no release date set for the array of interesting titles)

    Whee!
  9. Jedi_Knight88 Jedi Master

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    Thanks Keef! As the owner of both a Wii and XBox360, I was hoping you'd be able to weigh in on this little discussion!

    Your pro-360ness has further convinced me that this is the console to get. Um...with XBox Live, will I have to trail an ethernet cable over two floors from my router, or will I have to get the XBox 360 Wireless Network Adapter?
  10. jedi_kein Jedi Knight

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    Jan 5, 2007
    Yeah...ohhhhh well:

    http://au.news.yahoo.com/070125/2/126td.html

    [face_not_talking]:rolleyes:o_O
  11. Jedi_Knight88 Jedi Master

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    Wow. As if the $999 price tag for the PS3 wasn't tough enough!
  12. DARTHDREDD71 Jedi Master

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    When Force Unleashed comes out on the 360 it's going to be a beautiful day.There will definately be online play as well which will make it sweeter.The xbox 360 is the console to get.And you must get Xbox live as well.Let us know how you go.My gamertag is:count dooku 71
  13. PulsarSkate Ex-Mod

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    As I can see the XBOX 360 getting its nightly work out as I type this, all I can say is '360 pretty!'

    Lego SW FTW. Fo shizz!
  14. sith-lord-dore Jedi Knight

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    May 7, 2005
    I've always prefered xbox over play station.
    But that because all my friends have got playstations and i said screw it i want to be different. looking at this i'm not anymore
  15. Jedi_Knight88 Jedi Master

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    I'm getting my XBox 360 on Thursday!!! Squee!!!!!

    I'M GOING TO HAVE A MODERN CONSOLE!!!

  16. PulsarSkate Ex-Mod

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    And here's me thinking you were going to wait and get one of the stylish pink PS2

    [image=http://rdaali.mon-blog.org/images/rdaali.mon-blog.org/PSTwo%20Pink1.jpg]
  17. Jedi_Knight88 Jedi Master

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    Aaaaargh, my eyes!!!

    It's a pink monstrosity.
  18. SithLord-Mixo Jedi Grand Master

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    The PS3 has shot itself in the foot. Late release and huge price. Sony has missed the mark and is struggling to keep up with the 360 and not anticipating the rise of the Wii in the market. I saw the Wii early last year in action and games developers then were raving about it then. I am not excited about console releases. I am more excited about the new controllers and peripherals being developed.
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